The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is conducting the Recruitment drive for filling more than 1500 Specialist Officer posts. As the IBPS SO Mains Exam is scheduled in the month of January 2020, here are the complete details about shift timings. Candidates who are appearing for the Mains Exam are suggested to go through the IBPS SO Shift Timings before appearing for the exam. 

  • As per the IBPS SO Recruitment, there are three stages involved in the selection of candidates i.e., Prelims, Mains, and Interview.
  • The IBPS SO Mains Exam 2020 is conducted on 25th January 2020, in online mode.
  • Candidates must ensure they carry all the required documents to the exam hall without fail. 
  • Candidates can refer to the IBPS SO Exam Analysis to know about the difficulty level of the paper and which questions were asked in the exam.

IBPS SO Shift Timings 2020

In this post, candidates can know the exact IBPS SO Exam Timings 2020 and arrive at the exam center at least half an hour before the reporting time. Candidates qualified the IBPS SO Prelims Exam are successfully eligible to take up the mains examination. 

  • The IBPS SO Mains Exam is conducted for 60 minutes as it is a descriptive exam.
  • Candidates must make sure to reach the exam center before the reporting else they will not be allowed to take up the examination.
  • The below table gives complete details about IBPS Specialist Officer Timings 2020. 

IBPS SO Mains Shift Timings 2020

As the IBPS SO Mains is a descriptive exam is conducted for just 1 hour. The below table explains IBPS SO Exam Timings 2020 for all posts.

Post Reporting Time Exam Time
For Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer, and Marketing Officer 10:00 AM 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
For Rajbhasha Adhikari 10:00 AM 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

IBPS SO Mock Test Series

IBPS SO Mock Test Series

IBPS SO Prelims Shift Timings 2020

IBPS SO Exam Date IBPS SO Shift1 Timings IBPS SO Shift 2 Timings
28th December 2019 Reporting Time- 09:00 AM; Exam Time- 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Reporting Time- 01:00 PM; Exam Time- 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
29th December 2019 Reporting Time- 09:00 AM; Exam Time- 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Reporting Time- 01:00 PM; Exam Time- 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

IBPS SO Prelims Exam Pattern 2019

Here is a glimpse of IBPS SO Paper pattern 2019. Candidates can have a look at the exam pattern tabulated below and enhance their last minute preparation. 

IBPS SO Prelims Exam Pattern for IT, HR Agriculture, Marketing

Name Of The Subject No. Of Questions Total Marks Duration
 English Language 50 25 40 mins
 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 40 mins
 Reasoning Ability 50 50 40 mins
 Marks  150  125 120 mins

IBPS SO Prelims Exam Pattern for Law and Rajya Bhasha Adhikari

Name Of The Subject No. Of Questions Total Marks Duration
 English Language 50 25 40 mins
 General Awareness (Spcl. reference to Banking) 50 50 40 mins
 Reasoning Ability 50 50 40 mins
 Marks 150 125 120 mins

IBPS SO Online Coaching

IBPS SO Online Coaching

FAQ's

When is the IBPS SO Prelims Exam 2019 conducted?

The IBPS SO Prelims Exam 2019 is conducted on December 28 & 29, 2019.

What is the IBPS SO Shift 1 timing for Prelims Exam?

The IBPS SO Prelims Shift 1 Exam is conducted from 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM.

What is the reporting time for IBPS SO Shift 1 Prelims Exam 2019?

The reporting time for IBPS SO shift 1 prelims exam is 09:00 AM.

What is the exam timings for IBPS SO Shift 2 Prelims Exam?

The IBPS SO Prelims Shift 2 Exam is conducted from 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM.

What is the reporting time for IBPS SO Shift 2 Prelims Exam 2019?

The reporting time for IBPS SO shift 2 prelims exam is 01:00 PM.

What is the total time duration for IBPS SO Prelims Exam 2019?

The total time duration for IBPS SO Prelims Exam 2019 is 2 Hours.